Upcoming Conference
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More than 100 orgs joining Hawaii State of Reform

DJ Wilson | Jan 2, 2018 | Hawaii

What They're Watching: Senator Josh Green

Emily Boerger | Jan 2, 2018 | Hawaii

Gov. Ige unveils 2019 Supplemental Budget, health care services receive a boost

Emily Boerger | Dec 19, 2017 | Hawaii

On Monday, Gov. David Ige released his 2019 Supplemental Budget. The budget requests $85.5 million for the operating budget and an additional $1.5 billion for the capital improvements budget. During his announcement, Gov. Ige highlighted funding for education, housing, and homelessness; however, the Department of Health also received notable funding...[ Read More ]

Sen. Hirono will vote against new CR if DREAM Act and CHIP funding not included

Emily Boerger | Dec 19, 2017 | Hawaii

Yesterday, Senator Mazie Hirono tweeted her plans to vote against a new continuing resolution if it does not include funding for the DREAM Act and CHIP. Hirono writes, “I will vote against a CR that doesn't include the #DREAMAct, funding for CHIP & CHCs, & defense/non-defense parity. Instead of doing...[ Read More ]

2018 Hawaii State of Reform Detailed Agenda is now available!

Emily Boerger | Dec 14, 2017 | Hawaii

The full Detailed Agenda for our 2018 Hawaii State of Reform Conference in Honolulu on January 10 is now available, and we're happy to report it has a great list of speakers, including: Jeff Arnold: Chief Executive Officer, Sharecare Hilton Raethel: Chief Executive Officer, HAH Larry Shapiro: Chief Executive Officer, University Health...[ Read More ]

5 Things Hawaii: Kelley Withy, Topical Agenda, Castle Medical Center

| Dec 6, 2017 | Hawaii

I hope you had a relaxing Thanksgiving weekend before the holiday season gets a little too busy! I always find this time of year to be a good reminder to say thank you to everyone who is working to move the health system forward. So, mahalo nui for all that...[ Read More ]

What They're Watching: Dr. Kelley Withy

Kylie Walsh | Nov 30, 2017 | Hawaii

Dr. Kelley Withy, Director of the Hawaii/Pacific Basin Area Health Education Center at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa, joins us in this edition of "What They're Watching" to talk about finding solutions for healthcare providers. We have quality metrics but one thing, for example one thing I heard is...[ Read More ]

Castle Medical Center wins prestigious quality award

Emily Boerger | Nov 21, 2017 | Hawaii

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross awarded the 2017 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award to Castle Medical Center in Kailua, Hawaii this past week. The award went to five organizations across the U.S., and Castle Medical Center is one of only two healthcare organizations to receive the honor. The Malcolm Baldrige...[ Read More ]